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Record #157226:

Port Desire and the discovery of the Falklands / Peter J. Pepper.

Title: Port Desire and the discovery of the Falklands / Peter J. Pepper.
Author(s): Pepper, Peter J.
Date: 2001.
In: Falkland Islands Newsletter. (2001.), Vol. 78 (2001)
Abstract: Describes historic connections between Puerto Deseado [Port Desire] in Argentina and Falkland Islands, including role in discovery of Falkland Islands by John Davis of Desire in 1592; first documented landing and naming of Falkland Islands by John Strong of Welfare in 1690; and work to salvage Swift, British vessel wrecked at Puerto Deseado in 1770.
Notes:

Falkland Islands Newsletter. Vol. 78 :20 (2001).

Keywords: 91(091) -- Exploration, history.
93"15" -- Sixteenth century.
93"16" -- Seventeenth century.
93"17" -- Eighteenth century.
711.42(2) -- Settlements and stations, specific: Puerto Deseado.
656.608.5 -- Shipwrecks.
627.77 -- Marine rescue, safety and survival.
V -- History.
(*721) -- Falkland Islands.
(82) -- Argentina.
SPRI record no.: 157226

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